also, the biggest divorce payout in the history of hollywood. almost $500 million. big numbers behind mel gibson's breakup. first, let's get right to the developing stories around the country. and, sam, we're going to start with this storm front that's pushing through and threatening to make life nasty. >> it's a big storm, josh. good morning, josh, elizabeth, dan. good morning, everybody. here's what we're talking about. if 40 million people hit the air for this holiday season, and another 40 million people are on the road, at some point, everybody has to get home. this is what's waiting if you're traveling today. this is a massive storm system that has it all. it has powerful thunderstorms. it has rain. and a kick of snow. behind all of that, once you have the moisture, you have the gusty winds. this is where the storms are rolling today. in the carolinas, the first hub hit is raleigh, durham, carolina. it will get into northern new england later tonight. look at the areas. the raleigh area.